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Author Topic: Radio Marti 11930 AM 1503 UTC 8 Aug 2018  (Read 59 times)

Offline ChrisSmolinski

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Radio Marti 11930 AM 1503 UTC 8 Aug 2018
« on: August 08, 2018, 1504 UTC »
Notable because the Cuban jammer is very weak this morning. It's there, but barely. Pedro must not be peddling very fast on the generator.
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Re: Radio Marti 11930 AM 1503 UTC 8 Aug 2018
« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2018, 2211 UTC »
Is Radio Marti a clandestine station, or just a regular radio station?
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Re: Radio Marti 11930 AM 1503 UTC 8 Aug 2018
« Reply #2 on: August 09, 2018, 1420 UTC »
I'd say its a gray area.  It's funded by the United States government, used to be through the United States Information Agency, which in turn was a front for the Central Intelligence Agency.  Think Radio Swan and other operations but Radio Marti is closer in affiliation to the VOA, Radio Free Europe, Radio Liberty, Radio Free Asia, etc.  Like Radio Free Asia, Radio Marti is heavily jammed by the nation it targets.  Radio Marti transmits US-based news and opinion to Cuba, and Cuba therefore jams it. 

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Re: Radio Marti 11930 AM 1503 UTC 8 Aug 2018
« Reply #3 on: August 09, 2018, 1440 UTC »
Is Radio Marti a clandestine station, or just a regular radio station?

Not clandestine in the classic sense but I can understand the argument of classifying it as such.
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